2011 December 28

TUAW TV Live taking a holiday break today

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In case you showed up here expecting to watch today’s TUAW TV Live, I’ve decided to take a holiday break today. I’ll be back at the regular time and place next Wednesday (5 PM ET) with more Apple-related products and talk. I’m also taking a break from the TUAW Daily Update podcast during this news-quiet week If you need a TUAW TV Live “fix”, you can watch a large sampling of previous shows on YouTube .

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Daily Mac App: iExplorer

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Like most technically-inclined folks, I found myself doing a little family tech support over the holidays. I needed to use an iPod touch as a USB drive to copy files between my Mac and my brother’s Windows 7 computer. This isn’t something I’ll do often so I was looking for something easy and free.

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Spotify is TUAW Best of 2011 winner for iPhone music apps

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TUAW readers have spoken, and Spotify has grabbed the last iPhone award in the TUAW Best of 2011 voting. The free app (there is a charge for premium access) provides access to over 15 million tracks of music. Considering that Spotify has only been available in the US for six months , the fact that the app pulled in over 56 percent of the votes shows just how popular it is with TUAW readers.

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